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- Joined: Fri Feb 02, 2007 5:58 pm
Need help please with half square triangles. Is there a universal formula to use to make these little guys?? Is there a helpful ruler to help?? I wanted to do something with 3 inch finished squares like a nine patch and place the triangles on the sides and just don't know if I saw this pattern on you tube or just made it up in my non mathematical mind. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks and hugs,
MANY THANKS!! for some reason 7/8 was floating around in my head but did not know why. Have a great day.
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- Joined: Fri Jul 18, 2008 10:46 am
Tina, cut your squares 7/8 in larger than your finished squares. Good luck with your HST blocks.
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- Joined: Wed Jan 27, 2010 3:56 am
I think on Missouri Star Quilt Company is where they have the tutorial to cut a square and sew around it and through it or something, anyway you get 4 or 8 at a time.